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Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurial Thinking

HUNTER HUB FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL THINKING

Offers: Workshops, competitions, hackathons, networking, and programming for students, faculty, staff, postdoctoral scholars, alumni and the community.

Best for: Early-stage ideas

Innovate Calgary

INNOVATE CALGARY

Offers: technology transfer and business incubator services for researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses within the advanced technology sector.

Best for: Established ideas with proof of concept

Creative Destruction Lab Rockies

CREATIVE DESTRUCTION LAB ROCKIES

Offers: Objectives-based mentoring process, opportunities to raise capital, business development support.

Best for: Seed-stage, massively scalable, science and technology-based companies

Innovation Funding Opportunities

Next 36 | Next Canada (undergrads or recent grads) 

Accelerating Innovations into CarE - Market Access | Alberta Innovates

2020 CFI Innovation Fund | Canadian Foundation for Innovation

Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System | Alberta Innovates

Innovation Grant | Alex's Lemonade Stand for Childhood Cancer